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English/Linguistics (Equal) BA (Hons)

University of York

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 8th for English (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    174
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    75.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    4.10 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: QQ31

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: AAB
SQA Higher: AAAAB Acceptable with Scottish Advanced Highers
SQA Advanced Higher: AB Acceptable in conjunction with Scottish Highers

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £17,120 per year

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The Course

Summary

This is combined English and Linguistics course offers one of the most stimulating university degrees. Studying English will give you new ways of thinking about the world and new possibilities of expression. Studying Linguistics will let you look through the window of language into the human mind and to understand what you see through it. Studying English and Linguistics together allows you to study both the art and science of language. The Department of English and Related Literature employs a variety of assessment methods, including group presentations and closed exams, but with a strong emphasis on essay writing. The Department of Language and Linguistic Science also uses varied assessment methods, including closed and open exams, coursework, extended essays, group oral presentations, lab reports, and practical’s. Studying English and Linguistics at York will provide you with numerous career possibilities. You’ll learn presentation, language, and critical thinking skills during your combined degree, and gain expertise in complex analysis and research. These skills suit a wide range of careers, from law and teaching to national and local government and the creative industries.

Start Dates

  • October 2019 at Main Site

University of York

University League Table Ranking: 21st

The University of York is a world-class, research-intensive Russell Group university, in one of Europe's most beautiful cities. The university combines academic excellence with an inclusive culture, and students leave equipped to prosper in a global workplace.

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Postal Address

English and Related Literature
University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD
ENGLAND

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